April Dashboard

Housing Affordability Index

April 2010 from March 2010 (2.5%)

April 2010 from April 2009 (9.0%)

Pending Home Index

April 2010 from March 2010 6.0%

April 2010 from April 2009 22.4%

June 6

Current Month

Last Month

Last Year

Existing
Homes Sales — April

5,770

5,360

4,700

(Units
per Thousand)

New
Homes Sales –April

504

439

341

(Units
per Thousand)

New
Home Starts –April

606

685

523

(Units
per Thousand)

New
Homes Completed –April

769

645

842

(Units
per Thousand)

Housing
Affordability Index–April

167.4

171.7

184.0

Pending
Home Index –April

110.9

104.6

90.6

S&P/Case-Shilling
Index — March

143.35

144.03

143.11

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Supply
of New Homes –April

5.0

6.2

10.6

(No
of Months)

Supply
of Existing Homes -April

8.4

8.1

10.1

(No
of Months)

Lumber
& Wood Products — April

21,742

24,590

18,478

Total
Rail Carloads Traffic

Leading
Indicator of Remodeling

4.9%

Activity
(LIRA) 1st Quarter 2010

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February Dashboard

April
4

Current
Month

Last
Month

Last
Year

Existing Homes Sales — February

5,020

5,050

4,690

(Units per Thousand)

New Homes Sales –February

308

315

354

(Units per Thousand)

New Home Starts –February

575

611

574

(Units per Thousand)

New Homes Completed –February

700

664

828

(Units per Thousand)

Housing Affordability Index–February

176.0

177.5

171.6

Pending Home Index –February

97.6

90.2

83.2

S&P/Case-Shilling Index — December

145.90

146.28

Composite-20

Supply of New Homes –February

9.2

8.9

11.1

(No of Months)

Supply of Existing Homes -February

8.6

7.8

9.7

(No of Months)

Lumber & Wood Products — February

18,596

17,270

17,459

Total Rail Carloads Traffic

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Pending Home Sales
February 2010 vs. January 2010        8.2%
February 2010 vs. February 2009     17.3%

January Dashboard

March
5

Current
Month

Last
Month

Last
Year

Existing Homes Sales — January

5,050

5,440

4,530

(Units per Thousand)

New Homes Sales –January

309

348

329

(Units per Thousand)

New Home Starts –January

591

575

488

(Units per Thousand)

New Homes Completed –January

659

752

778

(Units per Thousand)

Housing Affordability Index–January

177.8

171.5

184

Pending Home Index — January

90.4

97.8

80.5

S&P/Case-Shilling Index — December

145.90

146.28

Composite-20

Supply of New Homes –January

9.1

8.0

12.4

(No of Months)

Supply of Existing Homes -January

7.8

7.2

9.6

(No of Months)

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Pending Home Index

January ’10 to December ’09      -7.6%

January ’10 to January ’09           12.3%

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October 03

Current
Month

Last
Month

Last
Year

Existing Homes Sales — August

5,100

5,240

4,930

(Units per Thousand)

New Homes Sales — August

429

426

444

(Units per Thousand)

New Home Starts –August

579

564

857

(Units per Thousand)

New Homes Completed — August

760

804

1018

(Units per Thousand)

Housing Affordability Index

159.1

155.5

125.8

August

Pending Home Index — August

103.8

97.6

92.4

S&P/Case-Shilling Index –July

144.23

141.94

166.36

Composite-20

Supply of New Homes –August

7.3

7.6

11.1

(No of Months)

Supply of Existing Homes -August

8.5

9.3

10.6

(No of Months)

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